Community Land Trust in Portland?
Machigonne Community Land Trust
Movie screening and Introduction to Machigonne Community Land Trust
Do you dream of owning a home but find that it is out of reach? Have you ever thought about cooperative housing?
At this event, we will be watching the film Homes & Hands: Community Land Trusts in Action, followed by an introduction to Machigonne Community Land Trust, and conversation about land trusts, a practical model of affordable homeownership for low income residents.
Do you have ideas about properties, about funding sources, about how we start to plan? Intrigued land trusts and how they work? Curious what they do for the community?
Machigonne Community Land Trust is recruiting to form a steering committee with!
Come join us.
Resilience Hub Screening
Thursday, Oct. 17th, 6:30pm
The Resilience Hub and Zero Station, Anderson Street, Portland, ME
If you have questions, contact Steve at 314-4859 or Grace at 774-1995.
About the Film: Homes and Hands- Community Land Trusts in Action
Through the personal stories of community activists in Durham, North Carolina, Albuquerque, New Mexico, and Burlington, Vermont, audiences are compelled to rethink their assumptions about housing and community development in the United States.
Link to film maker: http://www.newdaydigital.com/Homes-Hands.html